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Czech National Bank Board keeps interest rates unchanged 04.10.2023 Czech National Bank Board keeps interest rates unchanged The two-week repo rate remains at 7%, the discount rate at 6% and the Lombard rate at 8%. All seven board members voted in favour of this decision. Ireland Ireland , United Kingdom United Kingdom
One in five university students in Czechia are foreigners – and half want to stay after graduating 03.10.2023 One in five university students in Czechia are foreigners – and half want to stay after graduating Strong educational and job offerings have made Czechia an increasingly attractive destination to international students in the past 20 years. Every fifth university student in the whole of Czechia is an international student, and half intend to stay in the country after completing their studies, Sez... Philippines Philippines
Czech Republic first in EU for diesel car sales – and second to last for electric vehicles 30.09.2023 Czech Republic first in EU for diesel car sales – and second to last for electric vehicles With EV infrastructure lacking, Czechs continue to favour diesel cars Korea (south) Korea (south)
ČEZ’ profit down to CZK 22bn in H1 due to windfall tax 28.09.2023 ČEZ’ profit down to CZK 22bn in H1 due to windfall tax Coal's share on power generation reaches an all-time low Korea (south) Korea (south)
Unemployment up to 2.8%, economic activity up to 77.6% 26.09.2023 Unemployment up to 2.8%, economic activity up to 77.6% Czech Republic maintaining low unemployment rate Korea (south) Korea (south)
Czech Business Delegation in the UK boosts business and discusses e-government 25.09.2023 Czech Business Delegation in the UK boosts business and discusses e-government The delegation met with representatives of British business during the “Innovation Czech Business Forum”. Deputy Prime Minister consulted with UK’s experts in the field of e-government. Ireland Ireland , United Kingdom United Kingdom
23.09.2023 Czech President Petr Pavel visited the Colt factory in the USA President Petr Pavel visited the Colt firearms factory in Hartford, USA. The company is owned by Czechs, and he inspected the production of firearms there. The traditional brand has been part of the Colt CZ group since 2021, which until last year was known as CZG - Česká zbrojovka Group. U.S.A. U.S.A.
22.09.2023 Texas, Illinois, California... In the USA, 1.4 million people identify with Czech roots In the United States 2020 census, approximately 1.4 million people identified with Czech roots or identity. These figures are based on data released by the federal agency, the Census Bureau, responsible for conducting the census. The highest number of people identifying with Czech roots can be found... U.S.A. U.S.A.
The first Czech-Belgian Design Forum took place in Brussels 22.09.2023 The first Czech-Belgian Design Forum took place in Brussels The CzechTrade Belgium office organized a networking forum in Brussels focused on design. The forum, which was the first of its kind, was interesting not only for the Czech companies that came and exhibited their products, but also for the Belgian representatives. The forum was also attended by repr... Belgium Belgium
Shortage of Employees Leads to Acquisition of Companies 18.09.2023 Shortage of Employees Leads to Acquisition of Companies Companies face difficulties finding employees in a tight labor market, even when offering higher salaries and various benefits. This challenging situation has led some businesses to take unconventional measures. For instance, the Příbram-based ZAT, specializing in delivering control and intelligent ... Philippines Philippines

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